Man Dead, Woman Injured After Car Hit By Train In 'Confronting' Crash
A man has died and a woman is seriously injured after a train struck a car in remote central-west New South Wales.
Five ambulance crews and a helicopter rushed to Kiatacoo Road at Euabalong, about 200 km west of Parkes, about 7am on Friday morning.
NSW Ambulance Assistant Commissioner Tony Gately said crews arrived to a "confronting" scene, after the Toyota Hilux utility was hit by a train at a level crossing.
"Tragically one person has died as a result of the crash," he said.
The man, believed to be in his 40s, died at the scene.
A 50-year-old female passenger, who was trapped in the utility, suffered serious shoulder injuries and was airlifted to Lake Cargellico Hospital.
Police are investigating the crash.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online.